Dollar index

Why Opec matters for FX:

May 25, 2017 12:50 AM
The oil cartel meets today, and the market is expecting it to extend the period of production cuts by an extra nine months, through to March 2018. This has been widely signalled after Russia (a non-Opec member) and Saudi Arabia said that they would support an extension of the cuts last week.

Dollar set to spark back to life as focus turns to US economics

May 3, 2017 12:37 PM
It is going to be a busy day for the dollar, with a couple of market-moving economic pointers coming up ahead of the Federal Reserve’s rate decision later on. The official non-farm payrolls report is due on Friday.